Kforce Senior Data Engineer - ETL, Python in New York, New York

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Data Engineer - ETL, Python in New York (NY).Overview:We are working with a growing Healthcare Technology Firm located in Midtown; a firm that is heavily invested in Data Analytics within the Healthcare sector. As they continue to grow, this firm is looking make some very strategic hires. With that said, they are searching for a Senior Data Engineer; someone who likes working with Product, Analytics and various Internal DEV team and a passion for Healthcare and Analytics domain.This is a great position for someone who enjoys working closely with architects and engineers to recommend and design database or data storage solutions that effectively reflect their business needs, security, and service level requirements. They have two roles: Mid-level and a Senior Data Engineer role. Please note that MongoDB and Redshift are nice to have. Ideal candidate should have MySQL or one traditional relational DB experience.What will you do:

  • Responsible for design, development, and implementation of database solutions

  • Provide support and solutions to production issues like replication failure and lag in unmanaged MySQL databases

  • Enhance monitoring and alerting for all instances of data

  • Work closely with architects and engineers to recommend and design database or data storage solutions that effectively reflect our business needs, security, and service level requirements

  • Create and execute plan for migrating remaining data sources including reporting data warehouse to managed cloud services such as AWS RDS, Aurora and Redshift

  • Minimize manual work on administrative tasks such as user creation

  • Monitor, optimize, and troubleshoot database issues and provide performance tuning support

  • Review coding done to advance application development; Analyze application for data integrity issues

  • 5 years of experience with data architecture for MySQL, Informix or SQL technologies

  • 2 years of experience of AWS cloud managed services such as RDS, Aurora and Redshift

  • Experience with disaster recovery, high availability and data security for sensitive data

  • Experience with programming and infrastructure automation (e.g. Python, Shell, Java, and JSON)

  • Ability to be a team player capable of high performance and flexibility in a dynamic working environment

  • Ability to take ownership and act with high sense of urgency

  • MongoDB experience with hands on query development and managing databases (preferred)

If this sounds like you, or someone you know, please don't hesitate to get in touch by applying to this role.Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:130000.00Maximum Compensation:170000.00